Essays about: "English Global Language"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 essays containing the words English Global Language.

  1. 1. Las actitudes hacia el uso de anglicismos en el habla coloquial : Un estudio sociolingüístico comparativo entre hombres y mujeres de Tucumán, Argentina

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och lärande

    Author : Eliana Johannesson; [2021]
    Keywords : género; sociolingüística; actitudes; anglicismos; préstamos lingüísticos; Tucumán; Argentina;

    Abstract : The anglicism is a global phenomenon with significant impact on the Spanish language lexicon. The aim of this study is to investigate the attitudes of a group of informants towards this phenomenon in the region of Tucumán, Argentina, and if their attitude changes according to gender. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Chinese quest for good reputation: Strategic narratives, public diplomacy and China’s mass-media strategy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Elena-Eliza Purici; [2021]
    Keywords : China; Strategic narratives; Public diplomacy; Soft power; Media analysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Soft power and public diplomacy compose the new reality shaping the dynamics of contemporary international relations. Strategic narratives represent an essential means for political actors to extend their influence, gain the public opinion’s support for their actions and fulfill their foreign policy goals. READ MORE

  3. 3. Representation and cultural bias : A study focused on three Swedish ESL-textbooks

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Sofia Sandberg; [2021]
    Keywords : ESL-textbooks; textbook study; cultural textbook study; cultural representation; Swedish ESL;

    Abstract : In the following essay, a study on three textbooks used for educating pupils in Swedish secondary schools in the subject of English is presented. One aim of the study was to investigate how the selection of texts, both fiction and non-fiction, used for reading and listening comprehension purposes and their respective author representations in three Swedish EFL-textbooks could be considered to represent a broad perspective of the English-speaking world. READ MORE

  4. 4. The benefits of using world literature for globalizing English in the ESL classroom

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för kultur, språk och medier (KSM)

    Author : Arwa Zeino; Aiat Tabiei; [2021]
    Keywords : fiction; literature; world literature; global English; ESL; expanding circle; culture; globalization;

    Abstract : Although the focus on English as a global language is apparent in the Swedish curriculum today, many educators do not take advantage of world literature and non-native English authors in their ESL classrooms. With the help of empirical research, we investigate the benefits of using such literature for gaining global awareness. READ MORE

  5. 5. Interactive activities in EFL workbooks : A content analysis of interactive activities in Swedish EFL workbooks for primary pupils.

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för lärarutbildning

    Author : Madeleine Skött; [2021]
    Keywords : workbook content analysis; verbal interaction; young language learners; English as a foreign language.;

    Abstract : English is a global language that surrounds us almost wherever in the world we are. The school has an important role when it comes to introducing the language to young learners. Using teaching materials such as workbooks has been a common teaching method for a long time. READ MORE